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  • Horror Movies By The Numbers (Graphic) | I Can Has Internets
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    Ever wonder why the continue to release those frightening Saw movies…or why Scream 4 is in the works. Well here are all the numbers behind the industry that pushes to make you jump in your seat and scream at the top of your lungs.

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  • Interactive Typewriter Plays Zork
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    An enterprising do-it-yourselfer has hacked an old typewriter to play a live game of Zork–and it even responds to your input.

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  • Times Paywall In Questionable ‘Success’
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    takowl writes “It’s been a few months since The Times newspaper in the UK (part of the Murdoch stable) hid its online stories behind a paywall. The media watched eagerly to see if people would pay for news online. Now The Times has uncovered its first results: some 105,000 have coughed up online, and another 100,000 print subscribers have access. Naturally, the paper is keen to promote this as a success: some people are willing to pay. The BBC’s technology (more…)

  • MySQL 5.1 Plugin Development
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    coder4hire writes “If you were to ask some database developers to cite their favorite strategies for expanding the functionality of the relational database management systems with which they work, you would probably hear a variety of answers. One individual might recommend the use of an alternate database engine optimized for the given application. Another might explain the many advantages of using stored procedures to replace SQL queries embedded (more…)

  • 8 Questions Every WoW Fan Apparently Needs Answered
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    Blizzcon 2010 let gamers try Diablo III and World of Warcraft: Cataclysm, giving them a sneak preview of the cause of their next failed relationships.

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